Stuck for Gift ideas this Christmas?

Surprise them with with an unforgettable Safari Zoo experience.

  • This Christmas we are delighted to announce a 50% discount on Experience More purchases
  • Go behind the scenes to meet animals up close and hear zoo stories
  • From junior keeper days, to sloth experiences or full family keeper morning as they make memories mucking out the rhinos
  • Buy a gift that helps makes wonderful memories and helps wildlife
The Super Snow Leopard Feed

Adopt an animal

Love the giraffes, scared of the emus?

Whether you’re Mad about Meerkats, Crazy for Capybara, Bats about Bears or a Sucker for Snow Leopards there is an animal adoption package to suit you at Safari Zoo.  Adopt your sweetheart for one year and receive a certificate, information sheet and thank you on our roll of honour. In addition, adopters are invited to a minimum of 4 dedicated adopters days throughout the year here at Safari Zoo. 

Adoptions include a personalised colour certificate of your chosen animal,   A ticket to safari zoo to come and visit your animal at any time,  A copy of our Safari Club Calendar with details of the 4 exclusive events only available to adopters, Your name will appear on our Roll of Honour which is put up in the zoo and on our website the 1st Monday of every month, a Cuddly of your chosen animal, Thank you letter from your animal, Safari Zoo Chromium Keyring,  Safari Zoo Magnet,  Adult Safari Zoo animal colouring Book, Colouring Pencils, Admission tickets/calendar details of the 4 exclusive events only available to adopters all delivered in a reusable jute bag and are priced at £60 (£30 under the Christmas offer)!

Add an animal experience and make it the total animal lovers gift

Normally £60, Christmas Offer £30


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Annual Pass



Can’t Keep Away?

How about an annual pass

Amazing Annual PassesMembers of Safari Zoo enjoy unlimited, unrestricted entry 364 days a year. Annual pass holders benefit from invitations to events and exclusive discounts both online and during your visit. In 2019 our membership package also includes opportunity to take part in animal feeding experiences and encounters worth over £200, completely free of charge including;

  • The “Claw-some” Otter Feed
  • The Awesome Anteater Feed
  • PLUS opportunity to hand feed each of the resident big cats – that’s FOUR hand feed experiences  Under 7’s pass holders have their own amazing agenda to

Normally £40 per person  Christmas Offer  £20Family packages available from £32.50

Animal Experiences

Book in and join our friendly, knowledgeable keepers for a hands-on experience with the animal of your choice:

  • Gain an insight into care and meet our furry or feathered guys and gals up close and personal as you learn about how we maintain the best standards of health and welfare.
  • Learn about the diets helping keep them in tip-top condition as you help the keeper with the feeding regime and the varying personalities of the members of our residents.
  • Find out how we keep them entertained, interested and alert with enrichment programs which mimic their natural habitats (you may even get to help us create enrichment goodies!)
  • Your experience includes entry to the zoo for the day so you are able to enjoy the rest of the day with us.

This is a blank voucher so the recipient can choose the animal experience themselves.

For £20 You can upgrade to include a gift pack which includes a resuseable jute bag  which contains:

  • A cuddly animal
    Gift voucher and information
    Safari Zoo Chromium Keyring
    Safari Zoo Magnet
    Adult Safari Zoo animal colouring Book
    Colouring Pencils

Participants must be aged 7 years and above.  Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult.Normally £50, Christmas Offer £25

Fighting Back Against the Silent Extinction

Animal Experience



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Hang with Stan

We have some really, really exciting news…Stanley, everyones favourite (yes, we are a little biased!) resident Two-Toed Sloth, is now receiving his very own visitors!Join our Sloth Keeper and prepare to meet Stanley face to face in his new cozy home in our Tropical House. Visit the animal kitchen and help to prepare Stans favourite – and vet approved – snacks, chat to Stans human friend to learn all about his likes, dislikes and funky habits.You may even get the opportunity to hand feed Stan.Photo opportunities are aplenty! See if you can capture the perfect Stan Selfie (dont forget to share with us!).Participants must be aged 7 years or over.   For younger ages please contact us for a tailored age specific package.  Under 16s must be accompanied by a paying adult.Normally £50, Christmas Offer £25

Red Panda Experience

Come meet everyone’s favourite Red Pandas, Tink, Pan and the kids, snout to face in this interactive meet, greet and feed session!What’s Included:
• Entry to the park for the day
• Introductory briefing & talk with our knowledgable Red Panda Keeper
• Accompanying the keeper into the Red Panda enclosure
• Opportunity to hand feed!
• Opportunity to ask questions throughoutYou can book the Red Panda experience for yourself or as a gift, those booking as a gift can opt to receive a Red Panda Experience gift pack which includes an experience gift certificate and Red Panda Cuddly for an additional £20 plus postage.Participants must be aged 7 years and above.  Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult.Normally £50, Christmas Offer £25

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Red Panda Experience



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Zebra Experience

Calling all Zebra lovers!Calling all Zebra lovers! Do you want to learn more about your favourite Stripey friends? Who best to learn from than the keepers theirselves…Join our friendly, knowledgeable Zebra keepers for this hands-on experience: Gain an insight into care and meet our striped guys and gals up close and personal as you learn about how we maintain the best standards of health and welfare. Learn about the diets helping keep them in tip-top condition as you help the keeper with the feeding regime and the varying personalities of the members of our resident “dazzle”. Find out how we keep them entertained, interested and alert with enrichment programs that mimic their natural habitats (you may even get to help us create enrichment goodies!) and see first-hand how we keep their enclosure in pristine condition (this may call on you to get your hands – and possibly the rest of you – dirty!)Participants must be aged 7 years or over.   For younger ages please contact us for a tailored age specific package.  Under 16s must be accompanied by a paying adult.Normally £50, Christmas Offer £25

White Rhino Experience

Calling all Rhino lovers!Calling all Rhino lovers! Do you want to learn more about your favourite chunky friends? Who best to learn from than the keepers theirselves…Join our friendly, knowledgeable Rhino keepers for this hands-on experience: Gain an insight into care and meet our resident horned guys and gals up close and personal as you learn about how we maintain the best standards of health and welfare. Learn about the diets helping keep them in tip-top condition as you help the keeper with the feeding regime and the varying personalities of the members of our resident “crash”. Find out how we keep them entertained, interested and alert with enrichment programs that mimic their natural habitats (you may even get to help us create enrichment goodies!) and see first-hand how we keep their enclosure in pristine condition (this may call on you to get your hands – and possibly the rest of you – dirty!)Under 16s must be accompanied by a paying adult.Normally £50, Christmas Offer £25

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Kordofan and Rothschild Giraffe Experience

Calling all giraffe lovers!Do you want to learn more about your favourite leggy friends? Who best to learn from than the keepers theirselves…Join our friendly, knowledgeable giraffe keepers for this hands-on experience: Get severe eyelash envy as you come face-to-face with our bachelor herd in the giraffe loft and feel dwarfed in our Africa building as you come nose to knee with our lady group. Gain an insight into care and meet our resident tall guys and gals up close and personal as you learn about how we maintain the best standards of health and welfare. Learn about the diets helping keep them in tip-top condition as you help the keeper with the feeding regime and the varying personalities of the members of our resident “tower”.Under 16s must be accompanied by a paying adult.Normally £50, Christmas Offer £25

Humboldt Penguin Experience

Calling all penguin lovers!Do you want to learn more about your favourite flappy friends? Who best to learn from than their carers themselves…Join our friendly, knowledgeable penguin keepers for this hands-on experience: Gain an insight into care and meet our resident webbed guys and gals up close and personal as you learn about how we maintain the best standards of health and welfare. Learn about the diets helping keep them in tip-top condition as you help the keeper with the feeding regime and the varying personalities of the members of our resident “waddle”. Find out how we keep them entertained, interested and alert with enrichment programs which mimic their natural habitats (you may even get to help us create enrichment goodies!) and see first-hand how we keep their enclosure in pristine condition (this may call on you to get your hands – and possibly the rest of you – dirty!)Under 16s must be accompanied by a paying adult.Normally £50, Christmas Offer £25

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Little Keepers & Animal Experience Days

Juniors, join our Animal Carers and become a Zoo KeeperRoll up your sleeves and whack on your wellies to spend the morning shadowing one of our highly trained and friendly animal carers.Get up close and personal to our monkeys, giraffes, penguins and more as you help muck out and prepare food with chance to ask lots of questions along the way.Includes a drink and snack as well as a Junior Keeper T-shirt as a memento of your day.Normally £70.00, Christmas Offer £35

Feeding and Experience Day

Keeper for a Day



Zookeeper for the day

Experience one of the most exciting careers in the world and become a Zookeeper for the daySpend the day shadowing one of our highly trained animal carers helping with food preparation, feeding, cleaning out and anything else that might crop up.As a keeper for the day the choice is yours – choose the animal you would most like to work with and we will assign you to the relevant section where you will work with a selection of animals throughout your day.Normally £125.00, Christmas Offer £62.50Zookeeper For The Day includes morning drink and snack, lunch, and afternoon drink as well as a memento of your day.

Zoo Keeper for a day

Keeper for a Day



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Hand-feed Arctic Wolbes

Hand Feed the arctic wolvesNew for 2018 – Safari Zoo Hand Feed the Arctic Wolves ExperienceCome meet our resident Arctic Wold Pack Snout to Face in this interactive meet, greet and feed session!What’s Included:

  • Entry to the park for the day
  • Introductory briefing & talk with our experienced and knowledgeable Carnivore Keeper
  • Accompanying the keeper to Perimeter of the Arctic Wolf enclosure to meet the Wolves where you’ll have the opportunity to take photos
  • Opportunity to hand feed!

Opportunity to ask questions throughoutNormally £40, Christmas Offer £20

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Have yourself a Wild Little Christmas……

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…….Santa lands at Safari Zoo along with plenty of festive cheer!   Come take a walk in the winter wonderland, listen to the singing reindeer, have breakfast with the big fella in red himself or enjoy a tasty 3 course traditional Christmas lunch.

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Plan your visit to the zoo

Opening times, prices, travel guides and other useful info to help you plan your visit